Nokia cloud-native packet core solution selected by Telia Company

Telia Company has chosen Nokia’s cloud packet core solution to profitably deliver enhanced mobile broadband and to provide the massively scalable platform required as part of Telia’s Next-Generation Core. Nokia’s AirGile cloud-native design enables Telia to benefit from a full cloud architecture, allowing it to streamline engineering and operations to run on a common infrastructure […]

Calero Software acquires Netherlands-based A&B Groep

Calero Software, LLC (“Calero” or the “Company”), a leading provider of Communications Lifecycle Management (CLM) software and managed services including Telecom Expense Management (TEM), Managed Mobility Services (MMS) and Usage Management, has announced that it has acquired A&B Groep. A&B Groep is a leading provider of Telecom Expense Management (TEM) solutions throughout the EMEA region […]

Mobile industry leaders achieve multi-band 5G NR interoperability

An important technology milestone based on the newly-approved NSA 5G NR standard has been achieved by a group of leading mobile communications companies. Ericsson and Qualcomm Technologies, a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, in collaboration with AT&T, NTT DOCOMO, Orange, SK Telecom, Sprint, Telstra, T-Mobile US, Verizon, and Vodafone, showcased 3GPP-compliant 5G NR multi-vendor interoperability during […]

Ericsson announces the appointment of new President

Ericsson announces the appointment of Luís Miguel Silva as the new Executive President of Ericsson in Portugal. Under the new title, Luís Miguel Silva will be responsible for the business and operations – including customer relations, business development and relationship between government and regulators – from Ericsson Portugal. Luís Miguel Silva will also be part […]

Nokia to provide Telenor with optical backbone in Norway and Sweden

Telenor has chosen Nokia as its sole supplier for the replacement of its legacy optical backbone network. The new optical core network will provide much-needed bandwidth capacity in Norway and Sweden. As one of the world’s largest mobile telecommunications companies with operations in Scandinavia, Eastern Europe and Asia, Telenor Group is looking to increase bandwidth […]

Wirecard enables fully digital mobile banking solution for Orange Bank

Wirecard, the leading specialist for financial technology, is the official partner of Orange Bank to provide mobile payment and banking services in France. Orange Bank has created a new all-in-one mobile banking and payment solution. It will provide customers with a bank account, a debit card, overdraft protection and an interest-bearing savings account. Furthermore, it […]

Helse Vest enables better patient care with Avaya

Identifying the problem Helse Vest RHF needed to improve efficiency, reduce response times and provide quicker advice to calling patients by centralising the remaining parts of their regionalised digital platform to be managed by the central ICT team – Helse Vest IKT. Helse Vest RHF recognised that patient access and care coordination were being negatively […]

Coexistence of C-V2X and ITS-G5 technology offers benefits for Europe

The 5G Automotive Association (5GAA), a cross-industry association of the telecoms and automotive industry, held a policy debate on Tuesday 5 December in Brussels to discuss the concrete actions necessary to implement 5G connected and automated vehicles in Europe. A recurring theme in the debate was the cohesive development and implementation of cellular “vehicle to […]

Cargotec develops intelligent cargo handling with services from Orange

Orange Business Services and Cargotec have signed a three-year, multi-million euro agreement for worldwide IoT connectivity that helps Cargotec keep goods moving efficiently and safely. Cargotec, with headquarters in Finland, is a leading provider of cargo and load handling solutions. Cargo traffic is one of the vital services that helps keep our global society up […]

Keenondots partners with Tele2 to automate Microsoft cloud services

Keenondots has announced that it has been selected by Tele2 Group to automate the European delivery of cloud services to its business customers. The strategy of Tele2 Group in the business market is to become a full service provider for the digital workspace. Therefore Tele2 Group is extending its telecom portfolio with cloud workspace solutions […]

Vodafone launches first digital and futuristic project in Portugal

Vodafone Portugal has launched the first project in Portugal with content exclusively aimed at the future. Vodafone Future is the name of the project aiming to communicate to the general public new technological trends and the most innovative global projects that promise to revolutionise society. With this launch, Vodafone is reinforcing its commitment to technological […]

Ericsson files landmark 5G patent application

Ericsson has filed its 5G Foundation patent application with WIPO (worldwide) and USPTO (US). By incorporating numerous Ericsson inventions into a complete architecture for the 5G network standard and filing it as a pioneering 5G patent application, the company intends to lay the foundation for all future mobile networks. The patent application, which combines the […]

Wirecard boost the launch of Orange Cash Joven in Spain

Wirecard, the leading specialist for digital financial technology and mobile payment, is now cooperating with one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators, Orange, to upgrade the range of functionalities available for Orange’s mobile wallet app, Orange Cash, in Spain. The new feature enables the use of mobile payment for teenagers up to the age of […]

Intracom Telecom supplies advanced radios for surveillance backhauling

Intracom Telecom, a global telecommunication systems and solutions vendor, supplied Zakład Obsługi Systemu Monitoringu m. st. Warszawy (ZOSM), the Monitoring System Services Company of the Capital City of Warsaw, with its latest generation point-to-point and point-to-multipoint wireless systems, along with the company’s network management system. This was for the purpose of addressing the demanding backhauling […]

FreeMove extends seamless mobile connectivity with BT

FreeMove, the global mobile telecommunications organisation, announces its partnership with BT Group. This improves the scope of FreeMove’s high-quality mobile services to offer seamless connectivity wherever multinational customers do business, including the UK. Formed in 2003, FreeMove synchronises the know-how and capabilities of its members including mobile operators Orange, Telecom Italia, Deutsche Telekom and Telia […]

Huawei releases Position Paper on 5G Spectrum for global harmonisation

At the 8th Global Mobile Broadband (MBB) Forum held on Nov 15th in London, Huawei releases a Position Paper on 5G Spectrum, which presents Huawei’s insights and recommendations on 5G spectrum policy. This paper aims to call upon the industry’s organisations and regulators to facilitate spectrum harmonisation and ensure timely availability for early deployment and […]

T-Mobile, Nowi and BAM Infra join forces for revolutionary new technology

Measuring sensors powered by GSM and 4G signals in road surfaces when salt spreading is really necessary. Smart sensors in the road surface that measure when salt has to be scattered and recharge with unused energy from the GSM and 4G networks – how much innovative technology fits into one sentence? On October 5, the […]

BT and AWS to focus on networking, security and managed services

BT today announced a strategic collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) in a move that reinforces its leadership position as a driving force in cloud services and will help customers fully reap the benefits of AWS in the UK and around the globe. The announcement represents a significant milestone in the evolution of BT’s ‘Cloud […]

Customers to benefit from flexible network design and improved efficiency

BT have announced the launch of Bandwidth on Demand, a new service that gives organisations the flexibility to right-size their network in real time, improving control of their overall networking costs. The launch comes after successful live trials with a leading global petrochemical company. Bandwidth on Demand is a feature on BT IP Connect Global, […]

Faster and more cost-efficient deployment of network functions

BT has announced an extension of its strategic partnership with Cisco to include two new capabilities: a new Cisco-based customer premise equipment virtualisation solution managed by BT (BT Connect Edge) and the integration of Cisco’s network automation and orchestration software platform into BT’s networking offerings (BT Connect Services Platform). The new capabilities are part of […]